Collection of media highlights
from recent exhibition and events
‘Intimate Loneliness’ Documentary
MARCH 21, 2019 / ‘Intimate Loneliness’ at the GUS Gallery
The artist is revealing his motivation behind the project in a dialog which highlights issues of loneliness and intimacy in the ever-connected and always-on era.
‘SKIN DEEP’ Interviews
MARCH 19, 2019 / ‘SKIN DEEP’ AT ONE11 GALLERY
Interview with SaySay Love and Aniek Nieuwenhuis discussing their work on the project.
MARCH 8, 2019 / SABC3 AFTERNOON EXPRESS, SOUTH AFRICA
Interview with SaySay Love discussing his life, art and creative process.
February 7, 2019 / SABC News Morning Show, SOUTH AFRICA
“SKIN DEEP” – Morning Live SABC Interview with SaySay Love
Full version of the interview with SaySay Love discussing his new artwork and collaboration on the exhibition “SKIND DEEP”
January 28, 2019 / SABC3 Interview
“INTIMATE LONELINESS: SEX WITH THINGS” – Dr. Eve Interview on SABC3 Expresso Show
January 28, 2019 / “Intimate Loneliness” Exhibition Prelude
“Gift Of Water Series” in Moscow
May 17, 2018 / Rossia K , Moscow
Coverage of the event by the Russian culture channel Rossia K (Россия – К)
“THERE IS NO MORE WATER HERE” exhibition at ZDES Na Taganke Gallery in Moscow.
“Gift Of Water” Series in South Africa
February 23, 2018 / Melrose Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
THE GIFT OF WATER Chapter III @ The Melrose gallery / Charity Event Opening
December 5, 2017 / One11 Gallery
Making Of “THE GIFT OF WATER” by SaySay.Love Exhibition @ ONE11 Gallery, Cape Town
December 8, 2017 / One11 Gallery
SaySay.Love The Gift Of Water ONE11 Interview
Water Crisis – Raising Awareness
May 15, 2018 / “THE GIFT OF WATER” Exhibition Series Trailer
Portrait of the Artist
November 7, 2017 / Video Portrait of the Artist
More about SaySay.Love
Saysay.Love is a visual activist who spends his time between Cape Town and Berlin. He has made a name for himself with the series entitled the ‘Gift of Water’ which brought attention to the water crises facing the Western Cape in 2018 and will see him present a new body of work in 2019 touching on themes such as “Faked Perfection”, “intimate loneliness” and “Sex with Things”
SaySay.Love shares his unique way of seeing the world through the work he creates. Born with an optical disability that affects his ability to see the world three-dimensionally, SaySay.Love has a different perspective which comes across in his suggestive and provocative work.
His photography is layered with symbolism and based on his emotional experiences and reflections on the social issues. SaySay.Love is passionate about education and the role it plays in social change, supporting a number of charities with the proceeds of his work.